The incident occurred on Highway 97 near Bailey Road at approximately 4:30 a.m. Wednesday morning. Photo: Vernon Fire Rescue

Truck goes up in flames near Vernon

The incident occurred on Highway 97 near Bailey Road

Vernon Fire Rescue Services responded to a truck caught on fire early Wednesday morning. The incident occurred on Highway 97 near Bailey Road at approximately 4:30 a.m.

There were no injuries related to the truck fire according to a release from Cpt. Doug Imrich.

The fire department say arson was not the cause of the fire.

No further information on the incident is currently available.


Brendan Shykora
Reporter, Vernon Morning Star
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